Film opens in UK this July (2014)

The first TV spot for Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes has been revealed – scroll down and click to watch.

The sequel is set 15 years after the events of 2011’s Rise Of The Planet Apes, in a world where intelligent apes rule and most of human race has been wiped out. Gary Oldman will play the leader of a human colony.

Zero Dark Thirty‘s Jason Clarke also has an unknown role in the sequel, which has a release date of July 17, 2014, while Andy Serkis will be back as rebellious chimp Caesar. However, the star of the 2011 movie, James Franco, has admitted he is unlikely to return even for a cameo appearance.

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes is being helmed by Cloverfeld director Matt Reeves after Rupert Wyatt, who called the shots on the 2011 movie, dropped out last September.